Central Carolina People@Work: Dwight Cribbs

Feb. 15, 2013 @ 10:10 PM

Name: Dwight Cribbs

Age: 53

Family: Wife, Susan; daughters, Erin, Casey and Hayley; son-in-law, Michael

Position: Manager at Atlantic Auto and Tire

Hometown: Sanford

What are five most frequently played songs on your iPod playlist? I listen to more talk radio.

What is your favorite movie? Pirates of the Caribbean.

What is your favorite book? The Bible.

Is there a hobby you can’t live without? Golf.

Is there an item or collectible you hold dear? An old Coke sign my parents gave me.

Where would someone be most likely to find you on a Saturday night? The go kart race.

What was your dream job when you were a child? Landscaping, cutting grass to make outdoors look better.

What are some of your favorite things? Vacationing with family, playing golf, racing.

What would be your last meal? Ribeye steak, baked potato and bread.

Who would be your ideal dinner guests? (name three, living or dead): Jesus, my Dad, my grandmother Vera Cummings.

Ideal vacation spot: Hawaii on a golf course.

Favorite professional sports team: Dallas Cowboys.

If you were given $5,000 to donate to a non-profit organization, which would you pick? Outreach Crisis Pregnancy Center.

What’s the worst injury you’ve ever had? A broken leg when I was 12 years old.

Ever had a brush with celebrity? Rick Flair.

What would you like to know about the future? If all dogs go to heaven.

What’s your favorite website? Bob’s 4cycleforum.com.

Would you go bungee jumping or skydiving? No.

Do you have a tattoo? No.

Any fears or phobias? Heights.

Ever been outside the United States? No.

Did you have a childhood nickname? Zeb.

Favorite kind of cookie? Girl Scout Peanut Butter.

Favorite season? Summer.

What’s the hardest thing you’ve ever had to tell someone? When I had to tell my brother that our father had passed.

Would you consider plastic surgery if someone else paid for it? No.

Which actor would portray you in a movie about your life? Tim McGraw.

Biggest pet peeve? Being late.

What’s your usual wake-up time in the morning? 5:45.

What talent do you wish you had? That I could sing better.

Ever seen a ghost? Yes.

What superhero power would you most like to have? To be invisible.

What was your favorite TV show when you were growing up? Gomer Pyle: USMC.

Favorite band or musical artist? KC and The Sunshine Band.

To keep the stars on the flag nice and even, which state should be traded for Puerto Rico? California.

What’s your cell phone ringtone? Sanford and Son.

Favorite dessert? Pineapple Cake.

Who’s your best friend and why? Susan (we have such a beautiful relationship) and Bobby Jones (he’s my partner at work).

You are walking down the street on your way to work. There is a dog drowning in the canal on the side of the street. Your boss has told you if you are late one more time you get fired. What do you do? Call animal control and give location.

If you could go back in time and change one historic event, what would it be? Change what happened on 9/11.

What’s your favorite condiment? A1 Sauce.

Do you have bumper stickers of any kind on your car? No.

If you could never hear the music of one musical artist ever again, which would it be? Boy George.

How do you define success? Hard work and honesty.

Ever wondered why Kamikaze pilots wore helmets? No.

Hamburger or pizza? Hamburger.

Describe your life philosophy in six words or less: Pray and work hard.